Amsterdam to Athens: #3 On Touring Bikes. Growth is not Found in the Comfortable. The Balkans.
Come June, we will ride as a pair, no mentors — no safety net. May our Jetboil light and our bed rolls inflate. May our lessons learned enrich our next journey and may my words inspire you to step away from your comfortable.
Amsterdam to Athens: #1 On Touring Bikes. 52 days, 8 countries, and over 2,000 miles.
We started at the North Sea, we rode the Rhine and crossed the Alps, we saw the Dolomites, we took a ferry across the Adriatic Sea, we experienced the Balkans, explored the Albanian coastline and the Ionian Sea, we smiled through Greece, and cheered in Athens as we arrived at the Aegean Sea.
I’m still just me – Je suis toujours juste moi. To bring joy to others and without accolades.
I’m still just me – I’ve become the person I didn’t plan to be. I’m not who I planned to be when I planned to be me. I’m here (in the now) and I’m not what I thought I would be. I’m still just me. Je suis toujours juste moi – Je suis devenue la…
Part 2 of 2. Où es-tu Suz? Emma Kate Coartation of Aorta and Ventricular Septal Defect. Thankful – I need a bigger word.
I’m so thankful for this blessing of birth and healing. But I need a bigger word – as thankful doesn’t seem enough. Anyone know the French word for thankful? This is told from the view of me, the granny – Congenital Heart Defect – our granddaughter, Emma Kate was born with a congenital heart…